Sacred Journeys

Travel around the world in this series of videos to learn about religions and sacred places.  Host Bruce Feiler takes you on journeys to Jerusalem, Mecca, Japan, Nigeria, and more.

The website includes an interactive map highlighting  where the major religions are practiced by the majority of people in those countries.  There is a background essay with more detailed statistics about the map.

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